Outlets Archives: New York Times

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About Our Networks – BBG makes a great showing at the New York Festivals’ 2015 International Radio Program Awards RFE/RL’s Radio Farda journalist Roya Rarimi Majd’s special report “Tradition of the Blade”won a gold award RFE/RL’s Radio Farda Kambiz Hosseini’s weekly show “Five in the Afternoon” won a silver award MBN’s Read more »

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June 15, 2015

Fran Mires, Creator and Executive Producer of Rayheen ala Fain? (second from right) along with Mohamed Hefzy, Principal, Film Clinic, the production company for the series (second from left).

About Our Networks – Buzzfeed mentions how RFE/RL contributor and investigative journalist Khadija Ismayilova has been jailed since December in Azerbaijan, in an article about their hosting of the inaugural European Games Citations of BBG Networks – UPI cites VOA report on North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un’s construction Read more »

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May 22, 2015

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About Our Networks – New York Times and VOA report on the passing of a House bill to reform U.S.-funded media – Feedback: Cubans Do Listen Do Radio Marti – Iraqi American photographer mentions being interviewed by Alhurra in a feature by Arab American News about overcoming his obstacles as a Read more »

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May 11, 2015

Juan Juan Aleida and Lizandra Diaz Blanco host 1800 Online

About Our Networks – Egyptian news site Al Youm Al Sabe’a reported that Alhurra will launch two new interactive shows, Dardesh Tag and You and Nabila, which will provide Arab youth an opportunity to be a part of a dialogue about topics that are important to them. Read more »

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April 29, 2015

Khadija Ismayilova

About Our Networks – Mashable, ABC, and the rest of the Internet picks up RFE/RL’s fox sandwich video. – Moroccan news site Menara reports that Moroccan producer Driss Sekkat won the Bronze Prize at the 2015 New York Festival for his program Street Pulse, which airs on Alhurra. Sekkat said that the Read more »

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April 16, 2015

Khadija Ismayilova

About Our Networks – Khadija Ismayilova wins prestigious PEN press freedom award (New York Times breaks the news) – Washington Post editorial criticizing European Olympic Committees mentions Ismayilova’s plight – FOX News Radio’s Mitch Davis spends “A Few Moments With David Ensor, head of the Read more »

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April 15, 2015

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About Our Networks – New York Times notes management changes within VOA – Wall Street Journal op-ed by Ed Royce calls for the restructuring of USIM to counter Putin propaganda Citations of BBG Networks – Washington Post cites VOA interview with Chibok girl who fled Read more »

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April 8, 2015

David Ensor

About Our Networks – Washington Post, USA Today, New York Times, Government Executive report on the resignation of VOA Director David Ensor. Citations of BBG Networks – UPI and Express Tribune cite VOA reporting on North Korean diplomatic envoys to Pakistan arrested for illegal sale of alcohol. – Want China Times cites VOA reporting Read more »

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April 7, 2015

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About Our Networks – Live Science explainer on radio waves mentions VOA’s shortwave programs. Citations of BBG Networks – New York Times, Washington Post, and Refinery29 use RFA reporting on protests surrounding a chemical plant in China. – PBS piece on India’s attempts to curb air pollution quotes VOA interview. – Cleveland.com links to VOA Read more »

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April 1, 2015

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About Our Networks – New York Times mentions raid of RFE/RL Baku offices in December, and ongoing detention of Khadija Ismayilova. – New York Times notes that cybersecurity activist’s list of Twitter accounts “linked to the Islamic State” is erroneous, includes Radio Sawa reporter Zaid Benjamin as Read more »

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